Nanoose Bay

Lantzville to Parksville

Length: 12500 metres

Estimated Cost: unknown

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes: 43% of length expected to be easy to moderate to construct, 15% expected to be not practical to construct.

Parksville Area

Parksville to Qualicum Beach

Length: 6000 metres

Estimated Cost: Unknown

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes: Design work for 4km of rail trail, linking Parksville and French Creek, is planned to begin in the spring of 2014. This will be part of the first phase of RDN Rail Trail development outside the municipalities.

Qualicum Coast

Qualicum Beach to Cook Creek

Length: 26500 metres

Estimated Cost: Unknown

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes:

69% of length expected to be easy to moderate to construct, 12% expected to be not practical to construct.

Cathedral Grove

Parksville to Cathedral Grove

Length: 26000 metres

Estimated Cost: Unknown

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes:

Design work for 6km of rail trail, linking Parksville and Coombs, is planned to begin in the spring of 2014. This will be part of the first phase of RDN Rail Trail development outside the municipalities.

Cassidy

Cassidy to Nanaimo

Length: 9000 Metres

Estimated Cost: N/A

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes: Under consideration as a second priority for RDN rail trail development, following completion of the Parksville to Coombs and French Creek sections.

North Nanaimo

Aulds Rd to Mostar Rd

Length: N/A

Estimated Cost: Unknown

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes: More information to come.

Central Nanaimo

Mostar Rd to Townsite Rd

Length: 8600 Meteres

Estimated Cost: N/A

Raised / Spent: N/A

Percent Funded:

Notes:

This 8 kilometre multi-use trail is a great place for walkers, runners, cyclists, skateboarders and roller bladers of all abilities. The E&N Trail is one of the most popular commuter trails in Nanaimo due to its relatively flat surface and its great connection points to recreation centres, parks, schools and shopping. It is safely located away from railroad traffic and the highway and is used extensively for both recreational and transportation purposes.

Millstone River

Townsite Rd to Comox Rd

Length: 740 Meters

Estimated Cost: $4,840,000.00

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes: Fundraising and Engineering underway, expensive but very important section to link the downtown to the rest of the trail.

Downtown

Comox Rd to Albert St

Length: 1190 Meters

Estimated Cost: $2,502,400.00

Raised / Spent: $172,025.00

Percent Funded:

Notes: Top Fundraising priority, one block complete (2012) from Fitzwilliam to Franklin, next section Franklin to Albert

Harewood

Albert St to Seventh St

Length: 1560 Meters

Estimated Cost: $1,622,400.00

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes: Second Fundraising Priority, Engineering underway, focused on Albert St to 5th St to begin.

5 Acres

Seventh St to Tenth St

Length: 1620 Meters

Estimated Cost: $4,448,000.00

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes: Preliminary surveying complete.

Chase River

Tenth St to Extension Rd

Length: 1580 Meters

Estimated Cost: $2,456,000.00

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes: Preliminary surveying complete.

South Nanaimo

Extension Rd to City Limits

Length: 1940 Meters

Estimated Cost: $3,654,000.00

Raised / Spent: $0

Percent Funded:

Notes: Preliminary surveying complete.